JAGByte: A Living & Learning Community

Why Participate in the JAGByte Living Learning Community?

The JAGByte Living Learning Community (LLC) is a dynamic residential experience designed to provide an environment for incoming freshman majoring in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity Engineering, Cyber Operations, and Information Technology to become leaders in their field by introducing and fostering opportunities for:

Professional Development

In partnership with Augusta University's Career Services, you will participate in various career preparation activities.

Personal Development

Learn the importance of critical thinking and communication skills to develop into a well-rounded career professional.

Academic Achievement

Develop effective study habits and receive an enhanced learning experience within and outside the classroom.

Community Engagement

Participate in community services hosted by the Cyber Institute and other Augusta University entities, as well as other community groups.


Exclusive Activities

JAGByte LLC members will be able to participate in activities that are exclusive to the community including:

  • Cohort-based courses related to their major
  • One-on-one academic and career coaching
  • Site visits to tech companies and organizations

Georgia Cyber Center

Who Can Participate?


  • Must be an incoming Augusta University freshman, majoring in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Cyber Operations or Cybersecurity Engineering
  • Must have a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.0


  • Higher grade point averages (GPA)
  • Higher graduation rates
  • Higher campus engagement
  • More social interaction with peers

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Your Learning Experience at Augusta University


Oak Hall provides housing for first-year Augusta University students. Students living there have the opportunity to participate in learning communities and special interest housing.

Career Services

Career Services is here to help you get ahead! Get help with finding opportunities related to your major, exploring careers, job searching, and professional or grad school preparation. 


The Academic Success Center (ASC) is home to a variety of free support services including tutoring, academic coaching, success workshops for Augusta University students. At the ASC, our number one goal is to see you succeed! We aim to expand and energize student learning utilizing best practices, collaboration, and innovation.